Photography

Amazing Art of Snow Sculpture

December 6th, 2010
by Prakash Ghodke
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Amazing Art of Snow Sculpture

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Last week, we had a roundup of snow photography and have mentioned that winter is not a season to be underestimated. There are people who are eager and can hardly wait for the first snowstorm to hit. As you will see in today's post, there is a lot one can do with snow...

Inspiration

Design Trends of Movie Posters 2010

December 3rd, 2010
by Bhanu Ahluwalia
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Design Trends of Movie Posters 2010

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An eye-catching and original poster is very important for any major success of a movie. You will most probably agree that it is a pretty hard task to embody the plot in one single poster. Of course you can use such powerful tools like typography, colors and protagonist faces but still you...

Design

Name One Thing About Web Development You Never Saw Coming

December 2nd, 2010
by Robert Bowen
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Name One Thing About Web Development You Never Saw Coming

Not that this is universally true, but some people look haphazardly into a field before deciding to dive in. We do the odd bit of research, investigating the ins and outs, slowly developing expectations about this new arena of work. Expectations are not necessarily bad to have; they can be a powerful motivator. But sometimes our expectations are shattered by a development that we...

Design

Best Photoshop Icon Design Tutorials Created in 2010

December 1st, 2010
by Prakash Ghodke
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Best Photoshop Icon Design Tutorials Created in 2010

In today's post we have compiled a very useful list of Adobe Photoshop icon design tutorials that will teach you the techniques you will need for designing your own icons using mainly Photoshop. If you have a passion for Icon Design or are a GUI designer on the search for some tips...

Apps

Mobile Development Toolkit

November 30th, 2010
by Cameron Chapman
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Mobile Development Toolkit

Mobile web design has been around for quite a while. Unfortunately, a lot of mobile design guidelines are out of date and focus on low-resolution, non-touchscreen phones. Despite their popularity, there isn’t a whole lot of information out there for designing websites for the new generation of smartphones (iPhone, Android devices, BlackBerry touchscreens, etc.) — these devices are growing more and more popular in...

Photography

Snowy Winter Photography

November 29th, 2010
by Prakash Ghodke
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Snowy Winter Photography

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For some of us, winter is a season that we might try to avoid as much as possible. However, it is a season not to be underestimated and can be beautiful in its own way as much as the remaining seasons. The bright snow and monochromatic tones can make very interesting photos. Winter is a...

Photography

Best Nests to Rest

November 26th, 2010
by Bhanu Ahluwalia
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Best Nests to Rest

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There have been numerous posts on human architecture in which most of the architects have sharpened their skills with the help of education. However, these small birds and insects are naturally endowed with this super gift. We all find nests everywhere and are awed by the beauty of so many different nests which have...

Business Online

Freelancing Tools: Key Ideas to Better Time Management

November 25th, 2010
by Jake Rocheleau
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Freelancing Tools: Key Ideas to Better Time Management

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The modern freelancer has a platter of tasks and responsibilities dumped onto their head every day. The masses assume the work-from-home lifestyle to be a refreshing break from the corporate office, though at times we see this is not the case. Freelancing shifts most power into the hands of designers...

Business Online

Tips for Fighting Freelance Burnout

November 24th, 2010
by Robert Bowen
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Tips for Fighting Freelance Burnout

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Freelancers are somewhat of a singular breed according to some of the outside perceptions held about us. We hear it all the time from friends and family, even at times from near strangers, that they could never work for themselves from home and actually be productive. Without some predetermined...

Development

50 Useful jQuery Plugins to Enhance your Forms

November 23rd, 2010
by Aquil Akhter
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50 Useful jQuery Plugins to Enhance your Forms

Here we present some useful plugins and tutorials that will let you create awesome forms for your websites — whether it’s a sign up form or contact us form. You can enhance its functionality and usefulness with these plugins. Since these forms are used by the visitors of your website to interact with you, they are of great importance and for this reason you...

Photography

Outstanding Photos Taken With a Camera Phone

November 22nd, 2010
by Tim Mercer
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Outstanding Photos Taken With a Camera Phone

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They say the best camera is the one you have with you. Your mobile phone is always with you so I guess you could say it's your best camera. Obviously, a mobile phone's camera is no match for a professional level DSLR, but you might be surprised at the great pictures many people are taking with...

Design

Mindblowing Photoshop Masterpieces

November 19th, 2010
by Obaid ur Rehman
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Mindblowing Photoshop Masterpieces

Quite a number of tutorials on Photoshop have been posted here on Noupe to provide our readers with information on how to use Photoshop creatively. Today's post is also a series of our Photoshop-related posts in which we have compiled some amazing and inspiring Photoshop artworks that will mesmerize your brain and perhaps inspire you to design...